New ESMA meeting at the Google Digital Workshops in Montpellier
For the second time this year, ESMA will give a conference at the Google Digital Workshops on the theme of CG animation cinema and special effects.
ESMA: 1st Animation & FX school in France, and 5th in the world!
The famous platform dedicated to digital artists, especially in the direction of CG animation and FX, has just published its annual ranking of the best schools in the world. Once again, ESMA ranks among the best in the CG animation and FX categories!
Graduation show 2019 : the winners list
Review of the jury day of the 2019 promotion of CG Animation Cinema and FX. After a screening of the films at the Gaumont Multiplexe in Montpellier, the jury unveiled its list of winners at an evening event.
Short films selection of july and august 2019
Discover the short films of our students in the CG animation and FX cycle, selected and rewarded through many world festivals during july and august.
Pixar, Ubisoft, Dreamworks, Netflix soon present in Montpellier!
For two consecutive days, the most famous names in CG animation and video games will be in Montpellier to judge the short films of ESMA students.
Visit of the DNEG London studio
Coming directly from London, Andrew Gordon and Harriet Edge-Partington visited our students in Montpellier. Both represent the DNEG studio. This is the last studio visit for our students and the last opportunity for them to interact with professionals.
Visit of Romain Lavoine, ESMA alumni
Romain Lavoine, alumni, took the opportunity of a stay in Nantes to meet the students and share with them his experience as a young professional expatriate in Canada.
[Spotted 19] Our alumni on the credits of: The Secrets Life of Pets 2
What we don’t know always arouses our curiosity. The lives of our pets are no exception. What are they doing? Where are they going? In 2016, the film The Secret Life of Pets proposed to unveil this mystery. Three years later, the four-legged heroes are back on the screens. In order to animate them, many people participate in the making of the film. Several of our former students contributed to its release, discover them!
Visit of the studio UBISOFT at ESMA Lyon
The video game market is not in crisis and still attracts as many players and enthusiasts. Whether it is for leisure, with friends, to pass the time, there is always a good reason to play a video game. The evolution of technology has made it possible to develop and revitalize this sector. The Ubisoft studio is known worldwide for its creations and attracts young talent. In order to present their activity, two recruiters from the studio of Annecy met our Lyon students.
[Spotted 18] Our alumni on the credits of: The Lion King
The Lion King is certainly one of the most famous animated films in the world. His story has accompanied many children and parents. Many of the songs in the film are well known and remain timeless. 2019, 25 years after the first theatrical release, the Lion King returns in a new full CG animation version. We are delighted to see that several of our former students have participated in its realization! Discover them.